September 23, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Sixth graders, from left, Brock Barton, Katie Brown, More...

County Fair Improvements Could Be Coming In 2007

Rides, attractions and more vendors could be in the Cameron County Fair's future. More...

Homecoming Salute

Alison Caton is the daughter of Rusty Caton and Lori and Brian Gillette. She is a member of the National Honor Society and National Art Society. She served as class officer for 3 years and is currently the secretary of Student Council. More...

Viewpoints

Publisher's Point Of View

The internet is my generation's greatest asset. Connection to the World Wide Web really does open the door to everything- commerce, entertainment, health, religion. More...

Through An 'Old Timer's' Eyes

While channel surfing the T.V., I came across an old movie about Huck Finn, a character created by the famous author, Mark Twain. His stories about Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn were centered around the town of Hannibal, Missouri. More...

A Young Man's Art

Many young people don't know a lot about the important issues and events all around them. More...

Outdoors

Ninety miles of paddling and more than five miles of overland portages through mud, rocks, roots, gravel and ditches tested Cameron County's finest during the 24th annual Adirondack (N.Y.) Canoe Classic. More...

On The Trails Of Bears

When I worked on Kodiak Island I was able to do a little hiking in the evenings and on days off. More...

Quality Deer Management Group Reorganizes

With the number of whitetailed deer in the region down by at least one-third over the past decade, some local whitetail enthusiasts are working on the concept of quality over quantity. More...

Obituaries

Lillian Sidelinger

Lillian A. Sidelinger, 84, of Pioneer Road , died ( Sept. 15, 2006) in Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys. More...

Maude Fannin

Maude M. Fannin, 92 , of Ridgway, died Monday (Sept.11, 2006) at Pinecrest Manor in St. Marys. More...

Susie DeMark

Susie N. DeMark, 82, of Parkway Drive , died Thursday (Sept. 14, 2006) in her home More...

DEP Lowers Boom On NS

Train Crash Meeting In Emporium Next Week

Pennsylvania's top environmental official came to Emporium yesterday to lay the groundwork for next week's public meeting on the ramifications of the June 30 Norfolk Southern train derailment. More...

'Tire-d' Elk Rescued

A team of Pa. Game Commission (PGC) employees rescued a bull elk that found itself in an odd predicament early this week. More...

Students Continue Prayer Event

A group of Cameron County High School students will meet at the flagpole outside the school on Wednesday at 7 a.m. to participate in the national "See You at the Pole" prayer event. More...

Junior Achievement Coming To County

Junior Achievement is coming to Cameron County. The international organization, which has given young people guidance and support for more than 80 years, now has a chapter serving both Cameron and Elk counties. More...

News

Endeavor's Neat Numbers

30 The oil fields of northcentral Pennsylvania are seeing increasing pressure. More...

Car Strikes, Kills Elk; Driver Okay

A Lock Haven man escaped serious injury when his Chevy Blazer struck and killed an elk on Rt. 120 in Lumber Township Monday night at about 11:10. More...

Area News Briefs

Fund drive underway ST. MARYS - The St. Marys Youth Center and the Projects Gifts for Elk County are raising funds to acquire and renovate new headquarters at the former Hoy's Radio and TV building on Erie Avenue. St. More...

Community Life

Schedule Flu Shot Clinics

Community Nurses, ERPG, and Elk Regional Health Center have teamed up this year to offer a comprehensive schedule of flu clinics for the public, age 18 and older. More...

Kids' Pizza-Making Contest Oct. 7

Children 12 and under can demonstrate their pizzamaking skills and win prizes at Smith's Pizza Palace Plus in Emporium on Saturday, Oct. 7, as part of a national competition involving independent pizzerias. More...

New Arrival

A son, Landon Michael, was born on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006 at 8:26 a.m. at the Elk Regional Medical center to Andrew and Beth Farren of Emporium. The baby weighed 9 lbs 7.2 oz and was 21 1/2 inches long. More...

Sports

Raiders Lose Showdown With Falcons

High school football fans throughout the region found out last week that Cameron County is for real. More...

Hard-Luck Volleyball Teams Opens 0-4

Cameron County is off to a rough start in the Northern Tier High School Volleyball League, but the team's 0-4 NTL mark is misleading. More...

Going Deep...

Last Friday's football battle with Coudersport was all I thought it would be, except that the Raiders fell a play or two short in an 8-6 loss. I really believed that the Raiders would pull it out. More...